Rally Argentina (2019)
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WRC points leader Thierry Neuville is "making the difference" for Hyundai while its car awaits upgrades, says team boss Andrea Adamo.
Citroen insists it still 'trusts' its struggling WRC driver Esapekka Lappi after his Rally Argentina crash and he has its full backing.
Toyota driver Kris Meeke has dropped behind rival Sebastien Ogier after being handed 10-second penalty for deviating from the Rally Argentina route on Saturday morning.
Thierry Neuville appears set for a second WRC victory of the season with three stages of Rally Argentina remaining, leading a Hyundai 1-2 by 45 seconds from Andreas Mikkelsen.
Citroen has requested the FIA and Rally Argentina officials review onboard footage of the Cuchilla Nevada – Characato stage, suspecting some crews have gained time by deviating from the route.
Toyota’s Ott Tanak closed in Rally Argentina leader Thierry Neuville with a pair of World Rally Championship stage wins, while Sebastien Ogier and Kris Meeke both went backwards with issues.
All three Toyota WRC drivers were fortunate to make it to the end of Friday’s opening day of action at Rally Argentina.
WRC points leader Thierry Neuville has moved into the lead of Rally Argentina, the Hyundai driver aided by a spin for erstwhile leader Ott Tanak late on.
Kris Meeke moved into the lead of Rally Argentina with an early stage win aboard his Toyota Yaris WRC, ahead of Hyundai’s Thierry Neuville.
Ott Tanak took an early lead on Rally Argentina, winning the Villa Carlos Paz superspecial by 1.6 seconds from Sebastien Ogier.